BBO--2006 Final Payrolls,02

Saturday, December 23, 2006

Baseball Payrolls

Final 2006 payrolls for the 30 major league teams, as determined by the commissioner's office. Figures are for 40-man rosters and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing bonuses and earned incentive bonuses and other compensation. In some cases, parts of salaries that are deferred are discounted to reflect present-day values. Figures include money paid or received in cash transactions between teams to defray parts of salaries of traded players:

N.Y. Yankees$207,461,320
Boston137,497,097
N.Y. Mets116,571,696
Houston107,659,635
L.A. Dodgers107,260,989
L.A. Angels104,016,671
Chicago Cubs99,021,384
San Francisco98,978,681
Chicago White Sox96,913,615
St. Louis96,115,466
Seattle95,335,400
Philadelphia93,329,232
Atlanta92,185,986
Detroit89,763,276
Texas82,730,146
Baltimore76,138,206
San Diego73,796,449
Toronto72,439,018
Oakland70,967,799
Washington67,483,815
Minnesota64,809,258
Cincinnati63,697,573
Arizona61,466,435
Milwaukee58,075,937
Colorado53,238,293
Cleveland52,414,602
Kansas City51,467,137
Pittsburgh43,443,685
Tampa Bay36,446,477
Florida21,124,332
Total2,491,849,610
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